Mac Lochlainn says government action is necessary to protect 150 Fanad jobs

first_img Padraig Maclochlainn SFDonegal Deputy Padraig Mac Lochlainn says a change of culture is needed in the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine to secure up to 150 jobs at Marine Harvest in the Fanad peninsula, and increase employment nto the future.He’s raised the issue with Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore, following a meeting with management of the company last week.Deputy Mac Lochlainn says at present, the aquaculture licencing process is notoriously drawn out with no deadline for decisions, and this impacts on the ability of companies like Marine Harvest to plan effectively for the future and avail of new markets.He says that needs to change as a matter of urgency……….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/padraigfanad.mp3[/podcast] News RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebook Pinterest WhatsApp Pinterest By News Highland – November 25, 2013 Twitter WhatsAppcenter_img Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Previous articleDoherty rules himself out of any Sinn Fein leadership contestNext articleCope criticises exclusion of NW from EU Transport initiative News Highland Facebook Mac Lochlainn says government action is necessary to protect 150 Fanad jobs Google+ Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Twitter Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal last_img read more